Directions from Wadduwa to Colombo

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi, line 99 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wadduwa to Maharagama
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Maharagama to Pettah CTB 99 / ...

$13 - $15

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Wadduwa to Colombo Fort Colombo Commuter

$1

3 alternative options

Taxi, train  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wadduwa to Moratuwa
  2. Take the train from Moratuwa to Colombo Fort Colombo Commuter / ...

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wadduwa to Colombo 21 miles

$11 - $14

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Wadduwa to Colombo 21 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Wadduwa, Sri Lanka and Colombo, Sri Lanka?

Sri Lanka Railways operates a train from Wadduwa to Colombo every 2 hours. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
Sri Lanka Railways
Website
railway.gov.lk
Train from Moratuwa to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Train from Wadduwa to Colombo Fort
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
eservices.railway.gov.lk
3rd Class
$1
2nd Class
$1
1st Class
$1
Bus operators
National Transport Commission
Phone
+94 011-2587372
Email
info@ntc.gov.lk
Website
ntc.gov.lk
Bus from Maharagama to Pettah CTB
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ntc.gov.lk
Standard
$1
Semi Lux
$1
AirCon
$1
Super Lux
$1
Other operators
Taxi from Wadduwa to Maharagama
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Getting to Rome from the airport, Need to know: Jadrolinija and How to get from Florence to Rome - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Wadduwa and Colombo is 31 km. The road distance is 34 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wadduwa to Colombo is to train which costs Rs. 35 - Rs. 130 and takes 1 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Wadduwa to Colombo is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs Rs. 1700 - Rs. 2100.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wadduwa and arriving at Colombo Fort. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 59 min to get from Wadduwa to Colombo, including transfers.